• Raoul AscariChairman

    Previously he was Chief Operating Officer of SACE S.p.A, the Italian export credit agency. He joined SACE in 2000; prior to this position he was the Head of Risk Management and Chief Financial Officer. Between 2006 and 2009, Mr. Ascari served as Deputy Chairman and Chairman of the Berne Union Medium-long Term Committee.
    Prior to joining SACE, Mr. Ascari worked for FIAT USA where he held the position of Vice President for International Finance and Head of the Washington DC FIAT office. His previous experience also includes the World Bank, where he worked in the East Africa Region as Advisor to the Italian Executive Director and Member of the Board. Mr. Ascari holds a degree in Economics from the University of Bologna and completed his postgraduate studies at the University of Bradford (UK). He teaches postgraduate courses in Economic Development and African Affairs at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan.

  • Roberto TariccoMember of the Board

    From 2007 to February 2017 he worked for SACE S.p.A. covering various positions, including Chief Financial Officer. Previously he worked for BNL, Citibank, Benetton Group, Merrill Lynch, MCC and Agora SGR, dealing mainly with integrated credit risk management, market liquidity assets and liabilities.

  • Paolo PorcelliMember of the Board

    He is Chief Executive Officer at Group CMC, where he was previously Head of International
    Construction and CEO of CMC South Africa Branch. He joined CMC in 1999 as Technical Office Engineer in the Philippines, then he served as Site Agent in Malaysia from 2002 to 2004, as Project Manager in Swaziland, South Africa and Laos in the years between 2006 and 2012 and as India Area Manager from 2012 to 2013, when he was appointed as Head of Southern Africa Operations. Mr. Porcelli is a civil engineer.

  • Marcello CacuccioloMember of the Board

    He is Group Treasurer and Non-Executive Director in Group CMC, where he has cumulated more than 25 years of experience.

  • Gaetano LaccaBoard Advisor

    He has multi-annual experience in the financial sector, in international trade and investments in emerging markets. He worked for many years in the Financial Department of Fiat Group, covering the position of Director of Structured Finance. He managed and organized numerous complex financial operations in the automotive, rail, airborne, installation defence and civil work sectors. Mr. Lacca also worked as a consultant for big enterprises in the context of structured finance operations and for medium-sized enterprises in activities of trade finance and management of cross-border works. He also worked as a consultant for SACE Spa and as a Board Advisor for SACE BT. He has a degree in Business Administration from the Turin University.